Retire in Huntley, IL

Livability Score
49
** The AARP Livability Index scores neighborhoods and communities across the U.S. for the services and amenities that impact your life the most.
** 2014 US census data
Restaurants
1. BOMBA Grill

Bombas the Bomb! Solid 5 stars! What a great find! So far very consistent...had sandwiches there three times and the chicken breast they use is huge! We...

2. Allen's Corner Diner

Very friendly atmosphere. Ordered a Patty melt with chili, it was great. Small but cozy place top eat.

3. Daily Projects Cafe & Eatery

Today was my first time visiting . It is what I expected for a cool, urban coffee shop with great coffee. I never thought that a neighborhood like this...

4. Tony's Cafe

We both got the stuffed potato pancakes - stuffed with eggs, cheese, sausage and bacon and then smothered in sausage gravy. Delicious. Service was fast and...

5. Bubs Subs

Amazing subs and fresh, Chicago Italian beef. Love the homemade breads and spicy mayo & giardiniera is delish. Better than Pot Belly and gives Jersey Mike's...

Golf
1. Tee 2 Green Indoor Golf & Sports Lounge

Awesome owners! Great food that Pam cooks herself.... Always a good time!!! Great drink specials, pool, bags, and if you love golf as I do you will enjoy...

2. Whisper Creek Golf Club

Fantastic course! Finding a good golf course for a reasonable price in Chicago is near impossible, and being able to get a tee time when you do is even...

3. The Highlands of Elgin

What an amazing course to play. So many challenging rolling hills, hazards and wind. Fast and hilly greens are very challenging too. This is my favorite...

4. Blackstone Golf Club

The best of everything at a fair price. Always friendly staff. Great layout. Top notch playing conditions and fantastic clubhouse.

5. Pinecrest Golf Club

Caveat: I don't play golf. That being said, Sunday brunch and dinners on the porch during the summer is LOVELY. Great prices for meals with a gorgeous view.

Active
1. Lake Geneva Canopy Tours & Outdoor Adventure Center

Today we went zip lining and lets just start off with we were late... our tour guides still made us feel very welcome and made our experience memorable....

2. On Target Range & Tactical Training Center

Very clean range, with good soundproofing. Only issue is I had brass from a nearby stall hitting me in the head after it bounced off the ceiling. Stall...

3. North Wall Rock Climbing Gym

Very fun place to spend a few hours and get a great workout at the same time. Myself, a friend of mine, and our kids went to North wall rock climbing today...

4. Three Oaks Recreation Area

Wait a minute...this place opened in 2010 & I just now discovered them quite by accident?? I am sad I have missed 6 years of enjoying their facilities but...

5. Tee 2 Green Indoor Golf & Sports Lounge

Awesome owners! Great food that Pam cooks herself.... Always a good time!!! Great drink specials, pool, bags, and if you love golf as I do you will enjoy...

Arts
1. Just Press Play Productions

We used Just Press Play for our wedding on 6/11/16, and we couldn't have made a better choice! Jeff was our main point of contact at the company, and...

2. Psychic Medium Michael Gourley

Thanks Michael- He told my aura which I thought was accurate. I then asked some questions, and he was able to give me light and clarity. He was easy to chat...

3. Symphony Sounds

Symphony Sounds did a wonderful job playing for our wedding ceremony at the Hotel Allegro, and Sarah Marsh was a pleasure to work with leading up to the big...

4. AMC Lake In The Hills 12

Seats are extremely comfortable, recliners with tons of leg room. Screens are new and in great shape. Sound is fantastic. Concessions are expensive but...

5. Illinois Railway Museum

Yesterday was probably my 40th visit over ~40 years. My husband came here as a teen, so we started coming, then brought our children through the years. It...

Shopping
1. Dave's Pumpkins

So nice to just go somewhere without the absolute commercializations everywhere you go. Pleasant people, pumpkins everywhere. Good prices. Hayride was so...

2. Tom's Farm Market

I have been to Goebbert's in South Barrington many times but it's a bit of a drive for me and, in my opinion, over-priced. So, being that I now reside in...

3. Pioneer Farm

When my bf and I first started going out over 3 years ago, we decided to go to Gobbert's pumpkin patch. While driving, we managed to get lost and somehow...

4. Bed Mart

Samantha was amazing and totally personable! She was just like a friend and made bed shopping so easy. I would recommend this place to everyone! Support...

5. World Market

This place rocks. They have cool items, food, and wine from all around the world, as the name suggests. I buy the majority of my gifts here. They have a...

Health
1. Randy Halihan Family Dentistry

Been going to see Dr. Halihan for years and recently was treated by Dr. Stern due to a emergency visit, and he was pleasant to work with as well. Everything...

2. TLC Massage

Hands-down the best prenatal massage that I have ever gotten. I can't say enough wonderful things about my experience! Relaxing atmosphere, accommodating...

3. Elements Massage

Over a year ago, I was in a terrible car accident. Since the accident, I have not been able to sleep an entire night (let alone sleep for more than an hour...

4. Electric Tattoo Parlor

I am beyond impressed !!! I had 2 pretty large pieces done a couple days ago , BIlly is amazing !! I happened to be referred to him by a friend I went in to...

5. Crystal Lake Natural Health Care

I tried Crystal Lake Natural Health Care because of a Groupon deal, but I stayed and became a member because of Katie. This is massage THERAPY, true...